Science in Medicine Collaborative Lecture with Leeya F. Pinder, MD, MPH & Nelly Mugo, MBChB, MPH

Title: Towards Cervical Cancer Elimination – Perspectives from the Field Zoom Webinar Dr. Leeya Pinder is a Gynecologic Oncologist who recently completed her fellowship here at the University of Washington, where she honed the skills necessary to impact women’s cancer care worldwide. She is committed to the creative disruption of women’s cancer inequities and to

Distinguished Scientist Lecture with Michael W. Schwartz, MD

"Understanding brain control of glucose homeostasis and its implications for diabetes pathogenesis" Zoom Webinar Professor and Co-Director, UW Medicine Diabetes Institute RH Williams Endowed Chair in Medicine After graduating from Rush Medical College in 1979 Dr. Michael W. Schwartz completed his medical residency at UW in 1986, trained in endocrinology under the mentorship of Dan

Science in Medicine Annual Lecture with David Anderson, Ph.D.

“Dynamic neural coding of social behavior in the hypothalamus” Zoom Webinar In-Person Location: Orin Smith Auditorium - South Lake Union Campus Director, Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Leadership Chair Seymour Benzer Professor of Biology, California Institute of Technology Abstract The hypothalamus controls both physiological homeostasis and innate survival behaviors

Bioscience Careers Seminar Series: Erica Jonlin, PhD

SLU Orin Smith Auditorium 850 Republican St, Seattle, WA, United States

Hosted at UW Medicine South Lake Union Orin Smith Auditorium and streamed live on Zoom Webinar For the last 20+ years, Dr. Erica Jonlin has had various regulatory positions at UW, from the NIH-funded UW Program of Excellence in Gene Therapy, to working on individual translational research grants, to her present position with the UW

Science in Medicine New Investigator Lecture with Kelly Stevens, PhD

Foege S060 (Genome Sciences Auditorium 3720 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, United States

“Engineering human organoids, organs, and societies” Kelly Stevens, PhD James Chao-Yao Koh and Maria Lee Koh Endowed Engineering and Medicine Career Development Professor Associate Professor, Bioengineering Department of Bioengineering Thursday, October 26 at 1 pm Foege South Auditorium and Zoom Webinar

2023 Inventor of the Year Reception

The School of Medicine is proud to announce the selection of Dr. Ruikang Wang as the 2023 Inventor of the Year! The Inventor of the Year Award recognizes a UW researcher whose work has the potential to radically improve healthcare through the translation of research from the bench, with industry partnerships, to products or processes

Science in Medicine New Investigator Lecture with Brian Beliveau, PhD

Foege S060 (Genome Sciences Auditorium 3720 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, United States

"Journeying across length scales with DNA-powered technologies" Brian Beliveau, PhD Assistant Professor, Genome Sciences Department of Genome Sciences Thursday, November 16 at 1 pm Foege South Auditorium and Zoom Webinar Dr. Beliveau is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Genome Sciences. His lab develops and applies technologies to study spatial patterns of gene regulation and

Bioscience Careers Seminar Series: Marquicia Price, PhD

Thursday, November 30, 2023 12 pm - 1 pm Zoom Webinar Dr. Marquicia Pierce is the Founder and Principal Consultant at Ruby Leaf Media, a science media and communications company. Leading a dedicated team, she empowers tech accelerators and investors to support their portfolio companies in the STEM fields. She was an early member of

Science in Medicine New Investigator Lecture with Azadeh Yazdan, PhD

Foege S060 (Genome Sciences Auditorium 3720 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, United States

"Engineering cortical plasticity in primate brain" Azadeh Yazdan, PhD Washington Research Foundation Innovation Associate Professor of Neuroengineering Departments of Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering Thursday, December 7 at 1 pm Foege South Auditorium and Zoom Webinar   Abstract The brain shows marked plasticity across a variety of learning and memory tasks as well as

Science in Medicine Lecture with Deborah Fuller, PhD

SLU Orin Smith Auditorium 850 Republican St, Seattle, WA, United States

"Nucleic Acid Vaccines: A Revolution in Modern Medicine" Deborah Fuller, PhD Professor, Microbiology Department of Microbiology Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 12 pm SLU Orin Smith Auditorium & Streamed on Zoom Webinar Abstract This seminar will delve into the history of how nucleic acid vaccines (DNA and RNA vaccines) got started, how nucleic acid vaccines

Science in Medicine Lecture with Karin Bornfeldt, PhD

SLU Orin Smith Auditorium 850 Republican St, Seattle, WA, United States

“Diabetes-associated heart disease: Bridging the gap between basic and translational research” Karin Bornfeldt, PhD Edwin L. Bierman Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology Director of the Diabetes Complications Program, UW Medicine Diabetes Institute Director of the T32 Training Program in Nutrition, Obesity and Atherosclerosis Thursday, February 1, 2024 at 1

Bioscience Careers Seminar Series: Julie Diamond, PhD

Virtual

Consulting & Banking & Startups, Oh My! Navigating the road to a fulfilling career in biopharma Julie Diamond, Ph.D. Bioprocessing Sales Specialist RoosterBio New York, NY Thursday, February 22, 2024 at 12 pm Zoom Webinar (click link to join) Biography Julie is a scientifically-trained business strategist with ~10 years of combined experience in the life